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  ABC    ABC2 News Good Morning Maryland 5AM    News  News/Business. New. (CC)  

    September 14, 2012
    4:55 - 5:30am EDT  

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remain delay free. just 11 minutes now that is a look at your abc 2 timesaver traffic. wall street right now opening up this morning. it's going to be in good spirits. stocks soared so levels on thursday that actually we have not seen in a long time. the dow surged 206 points, rising to levels not seen since december 2007. and the s&p 500 hit a five-year high as well. and the nasdaq rose to a 12 year high. apple shares closed at an all-time high yesterday one day after the company unveiled the latest edition of the popular iphone. this is the iphone 5. a.m. shares have gone up more than 66%. and industry analysts believe that apple's device will be the
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best selling smart phone for all time. preorder sales started overnight at 3:00 in the morning. it goes on sale in stores september 21st. washington d.c. tops the list of the most popular cities to not only move to but move out of. this is according to a new report bayou nighted van lines. the nation's capitol saw the most moving trucks coming in and going out. the study looked at moves during the peak seasons of may 1st through august 31st. chick which can was on the list of the most popular cities to move in and out of. here's what we're work on for you for "good morning america" at 5:00. an apartment complex in east baltimore said if you have got a pit-bull, you got to go and one man is taking legal action. one important factor in losing weight is obviously your diet. so we'll tell you the best foods to lose those pounds and keep them off.
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those stories and more coming up on "good morning maryland" at 5:00 a.m. anncr: a good job. it's the key to a good life.
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but it isn't always easy to find one... a vote for question seven is a vote for maryland jobs. two thousand construction jobs to build a new resort casino. four thousand permanent jobs, paying... on average fifty five thousand a year. six thousand jobs from increased tourism... and table games like blackjack and poker. add it up: it's twelve thousand new maryland jobs. but to build it you have to vote for it. vote for question seven. and get maryland back to work.
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kids at the seed store in baltimore got to be scientists for the week. we're talking about getting dna from fruit to getting evidence from a crime scene. this is called file lab. it's a tractor-trailer that has cutting edges science lab and the goal is to get kids excited about careers in science. a local 8-year-old can add published author to her resume. samantha brownly was born with hearing loss and she became inspired to write about her experiences in hope that's it would help other children with hearing loss to feel more confident. >> some people have problems that they have in life. but they don't really want to share it. i like to share it. >> book is called samantha's
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fun book. you can find it on amazon's website. check it out. what a great story. a new workout craze that claims that you can lose weight by working out for eight minutes a few times a week. does it really work? "good morning maryland" at 5:00 starts right now. something has to be done. and baltimore school leaders said they have a solution to end gun violence at their schools. two men shot and the police say they were found in an area that wasn't the crime scene. we'll tell what you happened and the latest on the investigation here. ditch that pit-bull or pack up and move out. we're seeing the impact of maryland's new law regarding pit-bulls being labeled as dangerous. those stories are straight ahead. it's friday. finally. a gorgeous week.
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and the o's won and a lot to look forward to. >> that game was awesome. >> it was. 14 innings? >> it was awesome and it's really fun to watch and we'll keep our fingers crossed as it continues. i'm megan pringle. charles crowson is in the hospital with his wife and their new baby girl. they welcomed her into the world yesterday. lauren cook has more about the roads. and pack a light coat. exactly. once again you may need the sweater in the morning. we can see the temperature in glenn at 53. the humidity is a hundred percent. so take it easy on the roadways. and we can see that the winds are calm this morning for the most part. and they will pick up like they did yesterday out of the south at five to ten milean hour. but bethesda's temperature 55 with the dew point coming in at 55. and the last stop is psychosvle at 55 and the dew point with 52 with a calm wind.
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that is what is looks like on maryland's most powerful radar. we are dry right now. but it could change in the afternoon. 60 around 7:00 this morning and then as we go into your afternoon, your lunchtime will be around 78 and partly cloudy. and now a check of the the abc2 news timesaver traffic with cook cook we have patchy fog. yes. if you're heading across the region, we're dealing with the fog. so expect reduced visibility. reduce your speeds and be careful. this is a liveok at howard count and 70 and columbia pike. not much activity. so it will be an easy ride headed down to 695. no delays right now traveling on the outer loop of 695 to 95. that will take you 90 minutes and this is all the way up towards pikesville. and no problems from parkville up to towson.
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for those of youing the jfx, no delays there as well. just 11 minutes to travel southbound from the beltway to fayette street. megan over to you. baltimore county police and public schools right now say they have a new approach to safety and security on the he's of two gun incidents at baltimore county schools. sherrie johnson is live with more on the security plan. what have you learned. you were speaking early this morning with the school officials on the phone. >> reporter: that's exactly right. baltimore county public schools plan to meet with staff and top educators about the building safety and security plan in a mandatory meeting this morning. the plan is to try to make schools a lot safer. baltimore county's superintendent, he just started july 1st. and he said that he wants to build a larger safety net for security this comes after two major gun incidents at
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baltimore county schools season the first day of class. in one incident, a teenage gunman shot another in the cafeteria in the high school. and on tuesday, and eighth grade student showed up with a handgun and he threatened his teacher and a class full of students. today's meeting will lay out a new approach to safety and security. and it will help the students understand their role in the new plan. it's a reminder to staff and students to be aware of your surroundings. if you see something, say something. and the district will share an updated reporting system for staff and students even an anonymous tip line. and they plan to talk about the role of a soon-to-be hired school safety and security director. later today, i'm told that the doctor will post a video on the county school's website talking a little more about the security plan. reporting live, sherrie johnson, "good morning maryland." police are investigating a
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double shooting that happened in north baltimore. and linda so is live this morning. >> reporter: no suspect. and the motive remains unclear. but we know that two men were shot in the arm. it happened last night before 10:00 in the 6,000 block near north parkway. and the police said the men were shot in the arm. they were found in a car. but the police believe it did not happen in that location. they believe it happened somewhere else and they drove to that area. they were taken to the hospital with nonlife threatening injuries. they're still searching for the gunman this morning. and the motive is unclear. we're looking at impacts of the ruling by maryland's highest court labeling pit- bulls are doing russ. a letter was -- dangerous.
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a letter was sent out to the arms garden apartments in east baltimore t reads in part, if you have a pit-bull or cross breed pit-bull mix, you must get rid of the animal immediately. and one attorney said that resident has no problem of getting rid of the dog and that leaves him with no other choice but to go to court. >> they could not go out into the open market and get a home because they could not afford it. >> and the attorney that we just heard from said they have filed a lawsuit in federal court that the resident has the right to due process and is being violated and that his property is being unfairly taken from him. a status hearing will be held for a suspected white house shooter. his me is oscar hernandez.
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he's from idaho. the police arrested him after he aimed a rifle and opened fire in the direction of the white house hoping to shoot the president. it happened in november of 2011. the president and his family were not in washington on that day. orioles remained tied for first place with the yankee right now after sweeping the rays in a three-game series. game three yesterday took 14 innings. but the o's pulled it out in the end and they won 3-2 they're on the west coast playing against the oakland a's. it's going to be a late night. the first pitch will be thrown out at 10:05. it's not what you planned. one mom to be had no choice. when a baby decides it's time to come, it's time to come. we'll tell who you came to her rescue. if you're trying to lose that weight and keep it off, some foods are better than others. we'll tell what you to pack in your lunch bag before you head out the door this morning.
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maryland's most powerful radar is dry and quiet right now. but that could change as we go into the evening. i'll have the detail coming up. everything is up to speed on 95 and white marsh. i'll let you know how traffic is shaping upcoming up on "good morning maryland." what does fall smell like?
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head north, to someplace pristine like acadia national park. there is nothing like the parks this time of year. the falling leaves, the crisp air, the perfect inspiration for air wick's fall collection. yeah, when i smell all those things, i know fall is in the air. the fall collection brought to you by air wick and the national park foundation. something in the air wick.
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a new mother has quite a story to tell. she delivered her babe on the bathroom floor. she took a trip not expecting that her daughter would come early. and she did she felt contractions. but they had to drive 30 minutes to find the nearest phones and luckily there were two surgical technician there's. >> we were out in the middle of nothing. there was nothing. there was that store. and they were there. there were no people there.
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they were the only ones there. they were putting gas. they were going fishing. >> they took her into the gas station bathroom and delivered the baby and the baby is healthy and with her mom this morning. great story i think every pregnant mom, don't let that be my birth story. and speaking of birth stories, chartly's new baby girl came into the world yesterday morning. and there's the three of them. you see his wife in the background. charlie as a genuine smile on his face and in his arms his little princess. that is olivia, six pounds and one ounce just under 20 inches long. so congratulations to the family. >> she's adorable. and he's beaming in at picture. a proud dad. >> yes. >> he's going to be a good dad too. >> a wonderful moment. congratulations to them.
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we'll keep the pictures coming through the morning. and the family said they appreciated the viewer comments that you've been sending on facebook and our website. thank you very much. >> i feel like i had a hand in this because the weather was so nice. >> lynnette delivered the baby as well. >> i'm in rare form because it's friday. so let's talk about what is going on right now. we have some cool temperatures out there once again. and we have the clouds pushing in from the west. so they're not going to be as cool as they have been. but i'm urging to grab the sweater as you head out and about this morning. you see the temperature in westminster at 55 and 62 in baltimore right now and 67 in annapolis and middle town 56. and 56 in chestertown and 59 in denton and elkton coming in at 55. so we have a front that is going to move off towards the east. and this is going to impact us as we go through today, tonight and also tomorrow. behind that front, we're
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looking at some nice times ahead for the weekend. and the next storm system will push its way in. and we're seeing shower there's graped back across the midwest. this will slowly but surely move in as we go through the evening hours. and we're starting to see some clouds because of this. but we have the chance for maybe a stray shower to come in here as it moves up and over the mountains. i think it may fizzle out and break up. and we have dry air out there. we have tropical storm nadine and winds sustained at 70 miles an hour. and it will strengthen and it's forecast to strengthen. and the national hurricane center does say that and the good news it is staying away from the united states. here's the hour-by-hour forecast for you. as we go into lunchtime, partly cloudy and temperature around 78. and the high temperature 183 degrees. and -- is 83 degrees. we'll see plenty of sunshine for the weekend. but it will be breezy as we head into saturday. and now a check of the abc2
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news timesaver traffic. >> you want to reduce your speeds because of reduces visibility across the region. president street will be closed to glee street. something to keep in mind because of the musical festival. east baltimore will be fixing this sinkhole. you'll want to use or liens street as your -- orleans street as your alternate. everything will remain up to speed as you make your way into the city. and 695 in parkville no problems as you involve the owner loop or the outer loop. that is a look at your the abc2 news timesaver traffic. losing weight is never easy
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and keeping the pounds off. but the foods that you include in your diet may promote weight loss. certain foods help satisfy your cravings but they keep you feeling fuller for longer period of times. string cheese is a good diet snack and it doesn't have any carbs. and apples, pears is another one. studies have shown that women that ethree apples or three appears a day, they were more likely to lose weight. the fiber may give you a fuller feeling for a longer period of time. when is the last time that you actually enjoyed the hour on the treadmill or 45 minutes on the elliptical. the problem is the time commitment. a new study said that you can scorch your calories and fat in a few minutes.
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the trick is high intensity interval training. you can do it for eight minutes every few days and still lose weight. there's some skepticism on this one in the newsroom. she's known as playing gloria on all in the family. and now she has a new head shot. and it's one that celebrities don't like. we'll tell you what she did that has police taking her mug shot and getting her fingerprints. and the new accolade question this actress can put on her resume. anncr: a good job. it's the key to a good life.
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but it isn't always easy to find one... a vote for question seven is a vote for maryland jobs. two thousand construction jobs to build a new resort casino. four thousand permanent jobs, paying... on average fifty five thousand a year. six thousand jobs from increased tourism... and table games like blackjack and poker. add it up: it's twelve thousand new maryland jobs.
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but to build it you have to vote for it. vote for question seven. and get maryland back to work. yeah, and i took on all the bigger, tougher ones. but now that mr. clean's got this new select-a-size magic eraser, i mean, he can take on any size job. look how easily he gets things cleaned. it's enough to make you cry. you, specifically. not me. i'm just happy we don't go near rex's mobile home as often. because it's hard to clean or because you're scared of an itty-bitty doggy? [ dog barks ] aah! oh! [ clears throat ] yeah, that was a sneeze. i think i sprayed myself. [ male announcer ] new mr. clean select-a-size magic eraser. lets you pick the right size for every job.
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brings light and fragrance together, to create a mesmerizing experience in your home. try the new color changing candle. something in the air wick. . in maine rested sally struthers on monday. she posted bail and expected to be arranged in december.
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people magazine has named her the world's best dressed woman is gweneth paltrow. she edged out the dutches of cambridge, kate middleton. other women include the kardashian sisters and the actress emma stone. with all the new bells and whistles, the iphone 5 is set to hit store shelves very soon. but is it worth braving the crowds or ditching the one that you have? we'll take a look at it careful before you decide to make the swift. and the reasons that people are moving in and out of the most popular city. you may need your jacket this morning the. but you may need a jacket to protect you from the rain too. i'll have the detail coming up. everything is up to speed
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at 70 and columbia pike. but we're dealing with a crash in ellicott city. i'll have all the detail coming up on "good morning maryland." and, uh... make it a double. inspiration can come from anywhere. build your own burgers are now at denny's.
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thanks for joining us. google rolled out the new connection. it's call the bacon number. and it has nothing to do with everyone's favorite breakfast foods. it shows your degrees of separation from kevin bacon. no one is more than six degrees from kevin bacon. you type into google bacon number and the actor's name. here we go, for example, christian bail's bacon number is 2. he starred in the film lawless. he was in in the move tree with kevin bacon. you can gone on line and
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order your iphone 5. it went on sale this morning at 3:00. if you want in the stores, you have to wait till next friday. early buyers did find the store section on apple and at&t site down for maintenance. this may have had something to do with the high volume of people trying to be the first to order the new phones. more moving vans drove in and out of the city this year. the study looked at domestic movers during the peak moving season constituency may 1st and -- between may 1st and august 31st. washington d.c. topped the list for the most popular city to move in and out of. stay with us this morning. they have been off the job for five days now. but it looks like the chicago teachers could be closer to an agreement and coming off the
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ticket lines. we have an update and when the students could be heading back to the classroom. this is a new way to get and i phone. a robber slams through a wall and gets the goods. but he has a problem getting away with it. we'll show you just ahead. good morning. wall street will look to build on yesterday's strong gains after the fed launched a beefed up economic stimulus plan. ben bernanke said that $40 million per month will be pumped into the system to try to bring unemployment down. and people with jobs, as any survey say that flat paychecks are our main stressor. the fear of being fired is their top worry. airfares are taking off. this latest round of hikes raising prices about $10 a round trip. and other major airlines quickly following suit. this is getting a new logo and graphics starting today.
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and the website and app getting and overhaul. it launched 30 years ago tomorrow. happy birthday. that is america's money. i'm paula farris. have a great day.
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baltimore county has a new approach to keep their students safe what is it and will it work? no arrests in a double shoot in the city. chicago teachers are